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I sent over the following:

$100 anon963
$250 Dr. H
$1000 anonG
$145 anonG matching

 
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I just received $900 from Permiefan for Jen, Kyle, and Dez for hitting their respective BRKs. I just sent $300 to Jen, and will send out another $300 tomorrow to Kyle, and then Dez after that (I don't want my paypal to freak out because I sent too much money at once, haha!)
 
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US$25 each sent to Dez and Kyle.

I'm not renewing my pledge at this time, hope to come back later and do so!
 
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I have heard from AnonG.  His current pledge is for $1000 plus matching for $1000 more.  He will honor that for one more time, and then he will shift that to $500 plus matching for up to $500 additional.  

 
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Ok you boots. Where are the pics?  $1.00 for each pic of tools and stuff of you using them. Up to one hundred pics, when that is done then We will donate Another $100 to Paul for being Paul. This money is starting to mould in my pocket and giving me a heavy heart. I have seen pics of our used to be stuff on other pages, put them over to mine and get a dollar each pic. If this is too complicated maybe a class could be started on how to get money out of an old fart before he dies and leaves it to his neer-do-well nephew. Mr. and Mrs. Von Raderson
 
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Perhaps the boots are simply unaware which tools you donated? If Paul has the list perhaps it can be addressed by writing something on each tool like “take my picture in use, earn a dollar!”?
 
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Josiah has contributed his 200th great BRK post....thank you Josiah!!!
Pledge coming...see PM Jman.
 
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There were funds for two anonymous people that i forwarded over.
 
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Congrats, Kyle! I’ve sent my pledge.
 
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Great job, Josiah! I've sent my pledge.

(5x remaining)
 
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Sorry, I will stop knitting hats for boots with 100 posts-with-photos as a BRK. Knitting a hat takes some time. Sending a package to Montana seems to take time too. The idea was: I knit a few hats and then put them in a package together with some other gifts. The boots will get that 'care package' before the cold season will start.
But now some of the boots I knitted hats for left Wheaton Labs ... They had their 100 posts, but then decided not to stay (for their own reasons). When my new 'care package' will arrive, they won't be there.
So this coming package with hats and more won't count as BRK. It's just a 'care package for the boots'. And I don't make new promises ...
 
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Inge Leonora-den Ouden wrote:Sorry, I will stop knitting hats for boots with 100 posts-with-photos as a BRK. Knitting a hat takes some time. Sending a package to Montana seems to take time too.



Thank you for your time Inge. I still have my blue knitted hat. I wore it in the mornings until about July 10th. It was 8.9 C or colder every morning until then and on my head was your hand work.

Now it is August and this morning the temp I am sure is back to 8.9C or less; my head is warm again with the work of your hands.

Thank you.
 
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Some recent conversations about bitcoin have led to some excellent stuff for the bootcamp.  

First there is now $1000 from an anonymous source plus another $1000 from Vention Bartell.  So this adds $2000 to the BRK!

 
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Nicole Alderman wrote:I finally had a chance--and enough pictures--to make a collage for...


Awe, thanks Nicole! 😊
 
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I will pledge $200 in Bitcoin
 
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Dez hit 400!  He is more than halfway to 700!

Today he needs those payouts.  

Dez, what is your bitcoin thing-a-ma-bob?

 
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Congrats Dez!!!  Support sent.  Amazing job.
 
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I just got word that vention died.  So his offer of bitcoin is no longer available.
 
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Magdalene has posted her 100th BRK post....congrats Mags!!!
pledge sent...thank you.
 
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I have processed the stuff on behalf of anonG, anon963 and anon54.

 
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Lynn Norton wrote:I will pledge $200 in Bitcoin



Hey Lynn,  that’s so generous! my wallet address is
bc1q550qyuhqpwalfnr0rrawg4ruu5jr2p53jf9gwd
 
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I'm in for $100, or the equivalent in btc or eth, or a book of the boot's choice.
Staff note (Nicole Alderman) :

Pledge added to the list--thank you!!!

 
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Dez just hit 500!
 
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paul wheaton wrote:Dez just hit 500!


CONGRATULATIONS DEZ!
 
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I'd like to modify my pledge to simply a book of boots choice (within reason), rather than $100, btc, or eth.
 
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Dez and magdalene rang the bell!
 
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"AnonM" has sent me a small mountain of ethereum - So $1500 worth of ethereum for this BRK.

 
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Greetings, people of Earth - I've hit 100 posts on my brk.  If anyone still participating in the pledges needs my BC address or paypal email, be at liberty to pm me.  Thank you very much to those who already have.  
 
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For the funds I am sitting on:

$100 anon963
$500 anonG
$100 matching funds from anonG

$1000 in bitcoin from anonymous54
$1500 in ethereum from anonM

Also, you get one of my products - which do you want?
 
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Congrats Dez, Mags and Caleb!!!  Just sent you each my pledges.  Thank you so much for all you do.
 
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Congrats Dez, Magdalene and Caleb! I’ve sent my pledges. There is now 1x left on my pledge.
Staff note (Nicole Alderman) :

Pledge number updated! Thank you, Kim!

 
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Dez has hit 700!

So there is the $4000 to dole out ....   plus the $10,000 bonus from "permiefan"!


     $14,000!


 
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Holey smokes!  Congrats Dez!!!
 
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